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TrRMs-$4 per year,jyable'half yearly
in advance.-Single paters 12 cents.
Advertisements in 5, and contracts
made for yearly advertising, on reasonable
All communications byii mli-1nay be ad-
dresaed to E. WILLIAMS, EditorT' the Cou-
rier,-postage in all cases, to-be paid.


St. Augsltine-Johmn Gray. 'sq. P. M.
NVeimansville--. Etlis,IEsq. P6. M .
'Spring GroiTe-J. Garrison, Esq. P. M.
Mandarin-E. A. Cohen, Esq. P. M.
St. Mary's-A. Doolittle, Esq. P. M,
Savannah-S. Philbrick, Esq.
Macotn-Edmund Russell.

One the sweetest things that Crabbe ever
wrote, is the following song of a heart broken
maiden, crazed by the perfidity of herlover,
and sighing gently to be at rest. The melody
of the numbers is faultless, and beautifully
harmonizes with the graceful paths of the
Let, me not have this gloomy, view,
About my room, about my bed ;
But morning roses, wet with ,dew,
To cool my burning brows instead;
A' flowers that once in Eden grew,
Let.them their fragrant spirits shed,
And every day their, sweets. renews
Till I,a fading flower, am dead.
0, let the herbs I loved to rear,
Give to my sense their perfunmed breath!
Let them be placed about my bier,
And grace the gloomy house of death,
I'll have my grave beneath a hill,
Where only Lucy's self shall kibow,
WVhere runs the pure pellucid rill
Upon its gravelly bed below ;
There violets on 'the borders blow,,
And insects their soft light display,
Till,as the morning sunbeams glow, -
4he coIa'p fspiobric ires decay.
That is the grave to Lucy shown ;
The. soil a pure and silver sand,
The green cold moss above it grown,
Unplucked of all, but maiden hand,
In virgin earth, till then unturned,
There let my maiden form be laid.;
Nor let my changed clay be spurned,
Nor for new g'mests that bed be made.
There will the lark, the lamb, in sport,
In air, on earth,securely play;
And Lucy to my grave resort,
As innocent, but not so gay.
I will not have the churchyard ground,
With bones all black and ugly grown,
To press my shivering body round,
Or on my wasted limbs be thrown.
'With ribs and skulls I will not sleep
In clammy beds of cold blue clay,
Through which the ringed earth worm creeps,
And on the shrouded bosom prey.
I will not have the bell proclaim
When those sad marriage rites begin,
And boys, without regard or shame,
Press the vile mouldering masses in.
Say not, it is beneath my care;
I canno-'these cold truths allow ;
Those thoughts may not afflict me there,
But 0! they vex arid tease me now !
Raise not a turf, nor set a stone,
That man a maiden's grave may trace,
But thou, my Lucy, come alone,
And let affection find the' place !
9Y Mis. H. MUzzY.
Low in the dell the wild flower glows,
Its fragrant perfumes rise to heaven ;
The blossom withers where it grows,
And not one sigh is given!
Lone in the bush.the wild bird sino-g, .
Oni desert airs the-soft notes float;
To heaven the thrillhg cadence springs,
None heed his dyisg.note !
DBeep in the ocean's coral iaves,
The gem with hidden luste lows;
Though o'er it roll the' restless waves,
'Tis buried where it grows !
The lonely flower, the desert bird ,'
The buried gem, fair emblems are
Of passion's power, unseen, unheard-
Save in the soul-and buried there.'

of proper municipal regulations in the
towns, and the, early, anxious occupations
of the settlers,; in order to procure the
means of subsistence, the comforts of life
were wholly neglected. Aniinal and veg-
etabl6e decompositions were suffered to lay
int the streets; rain water to stagnate near
tdWn, anmd throughout the country, from
the want of means of draining it. This ful-
ly accounts for what was called the sickly
season of 1831 in Tallahassee, so much la-
mented at the time. Yet; on looking to the
records of that period, (the very worst, be
it remembered, in .the annals,) I find the
number of deaths, from 1st June to the 1st

[From the New York Star.]
Before quitting the subject of the soil,
allow me to enumerate a few of the trees
which adorn its surface at<,! sIrrotul ,'its
lakes and shores, with a profution w, i h
astonishes every beholder. T),9of tlese
stand proudly pre-eminent; IthI magnolia
grandeflora and the liveoak. Nothing can
exceed tile magnificence ani beauty of
these evergreens as they are ,und in this
territory. The first, the pridb of laurels
with its expansive flower, onq of the whit-
est and the largest which bloWs, contrast-
ing With !the dark bri~gt,' g6in oft; sister
leaves. Tlie-etl no6\vfi-ive oak, so use-
ful in the construction of ships, rearing its
majestic knarled head as well from the
richest soil of the interior s from the shel-
ly sands of the sea shore, and snuffling, al-
ready the ocean air, which the separate
limbs are doomed to traverse in other
Shapes. There are of these from 20 to 30
feet in circumference at the base, and sin-
gle limbs from 80 to 100 feet. t
Besides these are the beautiful water
oak, and the white oak and red oak amongst
.the largest in the United States. Amongst
those most abundant, are also found the
hickory, the pencil cedar, the cypress, the
juniper, the lotcusL (acasia,) the beach, the
mulberry, (albihs,) the cotton tree, the lime,
the dogwood, the wild cherry, the com'-
mon laurel, the Atassafras, so well known in
medicine, the chinquapin, the red bay so
distinguished by its blossoins, the palmetto
of the south, and several varieties of the
pine, which do noi, however, here, as else-
where, .denote barrenness of the. soul, but
on the contrary are very frequently the
sign of great fertility.
Of the climate I am bold to say to you,,
notwithstanding reports which may have
reached you to the contrary, that the terri-
tory is in a high degree salubrious, with
some exceptions from local cause, to which
I shall hereafter allude. Although its sit-
uation approaches the tropical latitudes, I
find the range of sinnlier heat is from 88
to 92 degrees of Falirenhieit, which is inu i
less thaii the occasional heats at the sarAe
period throughout thb whole of the more
northern cities of the Atlantic coast. (On
one occasion I find it rn corded as a romiar-
-ka'bl,-ocurr.nee sotme y-,ie agog, that the
thermometer stood at 970-the warmest,
month is June, and a few days before and
following. The air generally is pure and
elastic, never sultry, and the nights are al-
Ways comfortable, and a refreshing sea
breeze fans the atmosphere. The rainy
season commences with great regularity in
June, lasting from one 101ont1 to two-pe-
riodical showers fall also in September and
'February, from rain to sunishline, tihe trans-
ition is generally rapid as iii the tropics.-
The thunder is sharp, when it is heard, the
lightning vivid, but we have no tornadoes
as yet, ard no earthquakes-the water from
springs and wells is pure and refreshing,
excepting in veins of earth near to the rot-
ton limestone, which are avoided.
The season of winter is here amongst
the most delightful of any upon the face of
the earth-the absolute cold being experi-
enced for a few days oily, and that occa-
siorially. I find it recorded that on the
15th February, 1830, there was a fall of
snow 'of two inches, an event which never
occurred before and is not likely again to
occur. In the ever memorable month of
February, 1:;35, also, the thermometer fell
to nearly zero, as it did throughout the U.
States, killing here nearly all the orange
trees, and every tropical plant-sparing,
however, the southern part of the Peninsu-
la, where the thermometer never went be-
low 46.
With a few exceptions like these, as I
said, frost is seldom seen, and that only for
a few days of the whole season, just suffi-
cient to animate the invalid, and give a sal-
utary bracing to all the inlhabitants from
the summer relaxation. The territory, in-
deed, is the most genial to be found for in-
valids, particularly those afflicted with 'in-
cipient consumption, and to aill who are
compelled to fly from the rigor of a nor-
thern winter. Here, is perpetual verdure,
and the lakes and rivers open their broad
expanse at all seasons.
Yet this state of salubrity has been abus-
ed upon several occasions; from the want

the first) where the mothi--a woman ap-
parently about thirty years of age-lay on
the floor, with' her head nearly dissevered
from her body by some 4aarp instrument.
By the marks of blood ol the bed, it was
evidently done in that plawe, and her strug-
gles with death had throvin herself out.-
At later feet lay the body of an infant, a few
months old, with its heal also dissevered,
so as scarcely to hang oi its shoulders.--
Such was the horrible s cne of that apart-
We then ascended to';he room directly
above-and there lay the ghastly bodies of
two little girls, one aboat twelve years old
on the floor, and the other 4 or 5 in the
bed-both murdered in the same manner

December, to be 31' only, 1(1 of whoin only
were citizens of tl capital and 5 of the
deaths from fever-- e luainder were
.transient persons from th untry.
Settlers became careless their habits,
undergoing all kiii.ls of exp')sure, with the
very poorest kimdof thre. In their mode
of planting, too,'sine wer( ignorant and
reckless. It was. r instance, a common
custom heedlessly o pull d tvn the superb
forest trees up to tme very iouse door of
the planter; thus t once removing the
powerful operative of k lhealthfiil atmos-
phere, and his'pride tund, rnalmient; and in-
stead of these, und6t thlir v.ry noses to
pUiit hll cotton Sirui, the mtst noxious
and deleterious of all vegetable subhsranes,
when in a state ofdeclioposiiion. Was it
to be wondered at, t ,it this disea, -should
follow this system That such folly should
receive its reward ? Wholo families were
laid up accordingly, and bopne continue to
this day with remnants of ever and ague,
which we call chills, but which'fortunately
is never fatal. Bilious fTe'rs were also
created by other irregularities, and colds,
and pleurisies, for which caomnel was pre-
scribed, to make the rei tly worse than
the disease. Yet still are t ese riot indica-
tive of the general state d the country,
which I maintain to be fhe from fevers
and all epidemics whatever In this I am
supported by every physicki of the territo-.
ry, to whom I confidently appeal, and the
proof will be, that, as ease aid comfort shall
be extended, so shall cease these diseases,
which are purely accident.
It is well known that in all new settle-
ments, where openings aremmade until the
vegetable matter of the fi!ln trees shall be
entirely decomposed, incidittal fevers and
agues must be felt and supported; and
these are severe enough without the aid of
man adding to the calamity by his own im-
prudence. Yoers, truly.
CIDE.-As we came to Soilthitmpton street,
the crowds of the populace were immense.
It seemed impossible to get near the house,
the way was so thoroughl- choked. We'
gave our horse to the keeping of a boy,
and tried to obtain a passage to the door,
but in vain. What motive coill draw and
keep the people there? Thiv could not
get in ;hey had iro X-, filt They could
only stand and gape, a-id talk; yet there
they would be from moliing till night, and
I suppose in great numbers from night to
morning. The truth w s, they were con-
stantly changing, one taking the place of
another. The newspap rs had announced
to the whole world of tie metropolis, the
dreadful deed; and thoissnds, or tens of
thousands, were constantly coming and go-
ing to see-what ? Soutlampton street and
a crowd.-They could e nothing more.
But man loves tragical senes-at least he
loves to sympathise with hem. He is cu-
rious-he wishes to knot all about it. He
pries into the history of he author of the
tragedy, |and endeavore to find the mo-
tives; he wishes to knowwhen and how it
was done-at what dreadhour of the night
-by what instrument ? Where did he get
it ? How did he use it ?I Did he surprise
the innocent victims in tieir sleep ? Had
they any warning ? Did t ey resist ? What
is the appearance of thags within? In
what position do the ded lie ? Are they
on the bed or are theyon the floor ?-in
their night clothes or 'ow? For they
were not yet removed, bit all remained ex-
actly in the same condi n, in which the
murderer's hand had let them, and the
coroner's jury were then h session, collect-
ing evidence. |
Not succeeding in our attempts to gain
access, my friend went tc the jury's room
and obtained an order for admittance.-
Armed with this power, it became the du-
ty of the policemen to c,.';ar our way, which
they endeavored to do. After much diffi-
culty, we succeeded in gaining the door,
'and finally to get in, though at the hazard
of rending our garments, and of injuring
our persons by the immense physical force
of the mass, that tried to get in by virtue of
our privilege. A few succeeded and push-
ed in with us.
We were-conducted first to a rear cham-
ber in the second floor, (in London called

bound; each having a rope around his
neck, which was frequently jerked so vio-
lently as nearly to choke tnem! In this
manner they were conducted to the scaf-
fold and executed. The unfortunate suf-
ferers presented such, a horrible appear-
ance that the passers by were moved even
to tears! Some of them epdeavored to in-
terfere, but were threatened with a simi-
lar punishment, and obliged to desist.
These unfortunate men claimed to the
last the privilege of American citizens, the
trial by jury, and professed themselves wil-
ling to submit to any thing their country

as the mdiher and infant below. It was
horrible to behold !
We then ascended another flight of stairs,
and entered a 'front chamber, where lay
the body of a little boy, about ten years
old, with his head also nearly dissevered.
He had been sleeping in the swme apart-
mnent with his two sisters, but had fled fi-om
his monster father, while executing lhis
fiendly purpose on his infant daughters.-
But he was pursued-he was overtaken,
and in his struggles of self defence in war-
ding off the knife, lost one 4Qfhis fingers,
which was entirely cut from tie hand and
lay 'on the floor, besides exhibiting other
corespco i ing marks of violence. ,
,We.descendedtto the Laseiment -story
and there lay the monster, the author of
this scene of death, stretched lon his back,
with his arms extended, and the knife in
hand, by which, in the end, he had nearly
severed his own head from his body. He
was hiniself in his night clothes, and so
were all the victims. Not'a human being
remained to, breathe in that house! All-
all were butchered-the mother and four
children-and the murderer by h)is own
hand What a scene!
Was he deranged ? No. The evidence
was abundant, that it was a cool deliberates
plan, devised and executed without any
alienation of mind.
'He had become embarrassed-he was
an athiest, he had lived a vicious life-r-had
many years before separated from his wife,
and lived long enough with this woman,
unmarried, to have three children,-and to
free himself and all from trouble, believing,
not in a future being, he had in this man-
ner ushered himself and them into eterni-'
ty !-[C. Colton in London.

following particulars of this horrid affair,
differing materially fron all previous ac-
counts, are given by the Louisiana Adver-
tiser, of the 13th inst. 'the story is dread-
ful, and affords a melancholy comment up-
on the dangerous condition of the country
and the times, in which such enormities
can be perpetrated.-[N. Y. Sun.
Some difficulty arose at\the public din-
ner given in celebration of the 4th of July,
as too often happens on similar occasions,
between Mr. Fisher, who belonged to the
volunteer compariy, and M-. -anres
ler. From words they proceeded to blows
-Mr. C. having drawn a knife upon his
opponent, the company, taking the part of
their comrade, seized him, bound him to a
tree, and inflicted thirty-two lashes on
his person!
e Not considering this sufficient they tarr-
ed and feathered him, alleging that he was
a gambler; he entreated then to shoot him
rather than disgrace him in that manner,
and begged of them not to let the tar fall
in his eyes as they poured it over his head;
but the person he addressed, instead of'
complying with his request, struck him vi-
olently with a stick across his eyes! He
was then released and ordered to quit the
city in 24 hours.
The next day they went forth armed, in'
military array, to pull down, tear out, and
demolish every thing appertaining to gamb-
ling; and to tar and feather any one who
should oppose them !-law, or no law.-
Some wished to protect their property, but
their hearts failed them when they saw the
state of excitement of the volunteers. One
at length determined to stay in Mr. North's
house to protect himself from being tarred,
and to secure the house and grocery from
destruction. He had fastened the doors,
but on Bodley's kicking one of them open,
some shots were exchanged; the conse-
quence of which was, that the Doctor was
killed upon the spot, and one of the in-
mates of the house, a person named Cul-
lum, or as we have heard since, Helms,
was so wounded as to have been totally in-
sensible to the subsequent punishment in-
flicted on him while suspended with the
rest upon the gallows.
Three more individuals were taken in
the house, the bar keeper, called Dutch
Bill, Mr. Samuel Smith, and Mr. M'Call.-
North who had previously quitted it, and
was endeavoring to make his escape by
water, was arrested about a mile from the
town and brought back,his hands were tied
behind him, and he was obliged to walk
with the rest, who had been similarly

cern. These gentlemen report the coun-
try in a healthy state, and the Indians tran-
quil'and well disposed. Mr. Simpson had
received advices from Capt. Back, dated at
Fort Reliance, near Slave Lake,. 7th Dec.
1834, when that officer and the party under
his comrnand, were in excellent health and

It is stated in the New York Gazette,
that by the tornado at Ndw Brunswick, the
number of buildings destroyed and tjur-
ed cannot be less than one hundred asd
fifty, and the loss of property ridtless thad


would legally inflict upon them, but we
are sorry to say, their petition was in vain!
The black musicians were ordered to strike
up, and the voices of the applicants were
drowned by the fife and drum. .' Mr. Rid-
dle the cashier of the Planter's Bank, or-
dered them to play Yankee'Doodle-a
tune, which, we believe, has never been so
prostituted before, and we trust will never
be again. The unhappy sufferer firequent-
ly implored a drink of water, but they
were refused.
The company consisted of thirty or for-
ty persons, commanded by Captain Baum-
gard, and armed by the United-Staym for a
verey different purpose- that, f protecting
-thic. 1ti'tew--dizeins, and imtaihivg thie
supremacy of the laws. Such conduct
would disgrace Algier, and could hardly
have occurred in a barbarous state.
The wife of one of the sufferers, half
distracted at the cruel treatment and nmur-
der of her. husband, tre.nbling for her own
safety, in tears begged permission to inter
her husband's body-it was refused! She
was afterwards compelled to fly, with her
orphan child, in an open skiff, for her per-
sonal security.
The same -fate was, threatened to any
person who should dare cut down the bo-
dies before the expiration of the twenty-
four hours. At 14 $o'clock the next day,
they were cut down and thrown together
into a hole which had been dug near the
gallows, without coffins or any other pre-'
parations, except a box into which one of
them was put.
Thus ending this disgusting and horri-
ble occurrence. We understand the mag-
istrates attempted to interfere, but were
cautioned at their peril not to intermeddle
in the affair.

OaRmin or LYNcH's LAW.-As "Lyn-
ch's law" has recently become almost as
general as it is proverbial, and as the ques-
tion is asked a hundred times a day," what
is Lynch's law ?" it may be well to relate
the following anecdote, which may serve
as an answer:-
In Washington county, Pa; many years
ago, there lived a poaching vagabond, who,
it was believed, maintained himself and
family by pilfering from the farmers around
him. Though universally suspected, yet
Ie-anaffgetrodrfoiriyias alhvays to avoid
detection. At length a Mr. Van Swearih-
gen laid the following trap for himl, in
which' he was caught. Having a newly
born calf, he concealed it from his neigh-
bors several days-then rode over to the
poacher's and told him that a young calf had
recently strayed to his farm, which he had
penned, and was anxious to find the own-
er. The poacher asked-him how long he
had had it, its size and color, and being told,
said it was his, and that it had gone offjust
at the time spoken of. Being thus detect-
ed in a lie with a design to defraud, Van
Swearingen reproached him with it, and
told him he would give him twenty-four
hours to leave the neighborhood, adding,
that if he remained longer, he would pros-
ecute him. The poacher only laughed at
his threats, while the latter went to, consult
with his neighbors as to whai was to be
done. At the expiration of the twenty-
four hours, five or six of them repaired to
the poacher's, whom they found perfectly
unintimidated. The party however pro-
ceeded to try him in due form, choosing
one of their number, a farmer naImed
Lynch, to be judge. Van Swearinger iela-
ted the offence, which the poacher of
course denied. The case was submitted
to the judge, who decided that the poach-
er should be tied up and receive three hun-
dred lashes,-" well laid on," and then be
given twenty-four hours to leave the place,
under penalty of receiving three hundred
more if found after that time. The first
part of the sentence was inflicted, on the
spot, with such good intent, as to render
its repetition unnecessary. The culprit
made offas fast as his lacerated limbs would
permit him.

CAPTAIN BACK.-On the 14th inst. says
the Montreal Courier, Mr. Simpson, Gov-
ernor of the Hudson Bay Company's ter-
ritories, arrived at Lachine, from the inte-
rior, accompanied by Mr J. D. 'Cameron,
one of the wintering partners ofthatcon-



[From the New York Si'm 30th ult.J
The Champlain, a traisieift ship, which
arrived yesterday, brought a few Paris pa-
pers as latest the 17th ult. They howeV-
er contain. 1t little of interest, and nothing
at all froth France worthy of notice.
E' Enlistments for Spain are represeeitd to
beggingg on with great activity in England,
while arms, ammunition and transports are
provided with all possible expedition. At
a conference between the Duke de Broglie
and Lord Granville, the British Minister,
on the subject. of Intervention, it was con-
cluded that each of the parties to the quad-
ruple treaty shall advance the expenses of
the; interference; Eugland that of arms,
ammunition, and the troops raised in that
,country; France of the foreign legion, and
'Portugal of the auxiliaryy division. Belgi-
um also to be invited to assist, under the
.guarantee .of France and England for re-
payment. The debtthus incurred by Spain
to be liquidated, after the expulsion ofDon
Carlos, by instalments. On the second
point Lord Granville is said to have been
urg.eufip adv-ising speedy movements, and,
tde haVe tw ^ed that thelexpedition should
be ready to-sail from Englanid by the end
of J ty. A letter dated Onate, June 5th,
(the head quarters of Don Carlos,) announ-
ces the dispersion of the army of General
Espartero, and the entry of the Carlists in-
,to Tolosa, where they are said to have
found 168,000 catriages, a piece of artille-
ry, and other munitions of war. Deser-
tions are said to take place in great nuin-
.bei's from the Queen's armies to those of
her competitor.
The belief that .a marriage will take
place between Donna Maria and the Duke
de Nemours, seems to gain ground. A let-
ter front Lisbon, dated May 29, says that a
special messenger has been despatched to
London, to ascertain whether objections
will be raised by the English government.
A treaty of marriage is said to be in pro-
grews, between Prince Adalbertson, son of
the King of Prussia, anrd the Grand Duch-,
.ess Mary, eldest daughter of the Emperor
Nicholas. The bridegroom to be raised to'
.the tlhrone of Poland, under the guarantee
of Prussia and Russia.
In England, the movements for Spain
seem to be the principal topic. Proposals
for supplying arms, &c. upon liberal terms
as. to price and credit, pour in upon the
agent in profusion, and offers of money are
-'abundant. Admiral Napier is said to have
offered hisservices. Col. De Lacy Evans,
a member of Parliament, is announced ias
commander of the expedition. Volunteers
offer by hundreds, among whom are great
numbers of officers of all grades. The in-
tended amount of force is stated to be 14
!'battalions of infiutiry, three of artillery and,
"one of rifemen '_ih'1a i phnot 9000 m
NEW YORK, August 4.
Our Pilot Boat T. H. Smith, Capt. Har-
ley, came up last night, having boarded
.the ship'.Troy, Capt. Allen, forty miles
from land, which vessel sailed fi'om Eng-
land 2d July. Capt. Allen has politely fa-
* vored the Editors of the New York Daily
Advertiser, with papers to the 2d July,
,London dates of the 1st, with later news
'fromrall parts of Europe. The news is of 1
.the highest importance. 1
The celebrated Carlist chief Zumalacar- b
reguy,;it will be seen, has died of his 1
wounds. Auxiliaries to the Queen's for-
ces are pouring into Spain, and the Carlists
power is supposed to be at an end. On
.the other liand the principal absolute Sov-
ereigns of Europe are to meet at Troplits,
and measures may be adopted by them to
support the claim of the Spanish Prince.
The money market had become firm in
London, and the demand for cotton steady, 3
at good prices, t
It was supposed Mr. John Cobbett would
offer himself to represent Oldham, vacant a
by the death of his father, Mr. F. O'Con- a
ner and Mr. A. Yates are also spoken of. c

FROM TEXAS.-New Orleans 'papers, up E
to the 13th inst., were received yesterday, im
by the steamer William Gibbons. They l
contain some further intelligence fri'om Tex- t
as, by which it appears that the U. States

revenue cutter Inghani, on the 15th June,
had a slight affair with the armed schoon-
er Montezuma, which vessel, it will be ren- 1
menbered, pir'atially seized the American 'S
schooner Martha,and her passengers. Thel-
'Montezuma first fired at the Ingham, and te
the fire being promptly returned, the Mon- b
tezuma hauled wind and gave chase, both ta
firing at. intervals, the distance varying w
-about 2 1-2 miles. At half past seven the a
Montezilina hoisted her flag, and lengthen- sc
-ed her distance. The chase continued till G
noon, when the Montezuma run among 87
the breakers.on the bar of Brassoria, and Y
-not into port. The passengers ofthe.Mar-
tha, who have been imprisoned at Brasso
ria, were liberated on the same ldaj on hb
'which the above occurred. ul

THE WHALE TRADE.-Sixty-four Amer- of
ican whale ships have touched at. St. Hele- th
na during the first five months of the cur- an
rent year. The aggregate of oil which ov
these 'vessels had on board amounted to wa
eighty-one thousand eight hundred and br
thirty barrels right whale; thirteen thou- to
sand and fifty-five barrels sperm; and five so
hundred and seventh v-six thousand Ibs lib
bone-most of which' has arrived home. off

Brig General Santa Anna, at New Or- e
means, 13th ult. reports that the United B
States revenue cutter Ingham. had fallen S
i with thha Mexican armed schooner Men- -
ezuma, and fired a few shots at her, but m
being at too great a distance from her to cl
ake effect, was unable to bring her to. fe
vhen the Montezuma taking advantage of w
flaw of wind, ran into the port of Bras-
os, and the Ingham stood out to sea. The t
?en'l Santa Ahna spoke in lat. 2420, long. n4
7, schr Hitty Tom, 24 days hence for New
'ork, captain very sick.
The United States Revenue Cutter Ing-
am, arrived at S. W. Pass on the 11th
It. from a cruize of eight weeks in the C(
ay of Mexico. She confirms the report th
fthe brig Gen. Santa Anna in relation to fo,
he supposed piratical schr. Montezuma, th
id further adds, that the M. not only ran ro
ver the Brassos St. Jago bar, where there rei
as scant water, but also ran amongst the
breakers, where it will be difficult for her
get out. The American seamen impri- pie
)ned at Vera Cruz and ,ampeachy, were fas
berated che day before the Ingham arrived sp5
f St. Jago bar. m

We have been favored with the follow-
ing extract of a letter giving a more detail-
ed account han has yet been published, of
the disturbances among the, negroes in the
vicinity of the Havana.
\ .HAVANA, 27th July, 1835.
-When yo~v hear of the difficulties we
have had here amongst the slaves, let it not
alarm you,'fas the affair was of no conse-
quence. About 40 negroes, *emancipa-
dos" probably badly advised, thought they
would sooner obtain -their freedom by rais-
ing upon those who"kept them and massa-
creing all the white people they might
meet on the high road about three miles
from the city, As soon as the alarm,was
given, the cavalry marched to the spot, led
on by Goterrior Tacon in person; orders
were give not to spare one. They were
soon dispersed and, massacred in their
turn. Some of them made a brutal resist-
ance and there w themselves like wild beasts
on the horses, and preferring to be abso-
lutely cut into'pieces rather than surren-
der. Others fled, and a good many were
made prisoners. About eighteen or twen-
ty lives have been lost. Five of which
were 1nJ -6jes, tli6 rest' negroes., T his -hap-
)ened on Suiday the 12th inst., afone o'-
clock in t6e iafternoIon. On Tuesday the
14th, at the same hour-and almost at the
same spot, negro slaves carrying water ei-
ther insulted or threatened a sentinel who
was shot dead. Immediately afterwards a
free negro woman having some property,
and who was called by the blacks la Rey-
na, was made prisoner as well as five more
free negroes, who were found concealed in
her dwelling with muskets and swords.-
Amongst them there is one negro from Ja-
maica, and another from St. Domingo.
'Six of the negroes who revolted on Sun-
day, were shot at 5 o'clock in the afternoon.
There are still many more to be executed.
*" Negros Emaneipados."-These are ne-
groes captured ;y the English from the slave
traders who thqy make prisoners and bring
into the Havanna. They deliver them up to
the Spanish G6'vernment on condition that
they shall be free after five years residence
in the colony.-[Courier & Enquirer.

TEXAS.-It Seems from the New Or-
leans.papers that the recent change in the
form of the government of Mexico, is like-
ly to involve out neighbors of Texas in a
war with St. An*a. It is well known that
almost the entire population of Texas con-
sists of emigrants from the Unted States.
People who wanted more room! Who
were dissatisfied Eere, at seeing the smoke
of two chimneys i6 the same horizon, and
who have carried, with them all the per-
sonal hardihood, ad of all that wild spirit
of adventure, 'whib.h marks the character
of the frontier m-n, as being of a distinct
raee. Maniy againi,'are substantial planters,
who have settled in Texas on account of,
the low price of lands there, and with a
view of possessing themselves of large
tracts.-It is said that ten thousand men
are now ready, with arms in their hands to
dispute the right of the general govern-
ment of Mexico to compel them to any
course of conduct which is not agreeable
to themselves. Confident in their strength,
they are anxious for the happening of some-
thing which may disturb their tranquility t
by setting the Mexican government upon t
them. Hitherto Texas has taken part with
St. Anna in all his difficulties, but since
the adoption of the centralisimo plan ofgov- 4
ernment, a disposition seems to have been
manifested towards ,that state, much less
favorable than that which formerly pre- I
failed in the government of Mexico. In- t
deed there seems scarcely to have been
any government at all in Texas for some s
years past. They have generally chosen
heir own officers, civil and military, and (
when others have been appointed, their
authority has been disregarded. Separated t
as Texas is, by a broad belt of uninhabited j
country, it would be scarcely possible for d
n invading army to. approach them, and c
no army that could be sent against them t
would long hold out against such a popu- m
ation. The result of the present state of n
things, will be looked for with much inter- i
st and anxiety.-(Pensac'bla Gazette. e

piece of ground! on the Gennessee rive
few days since,4I mound, 90 feet in circu
ference, 30 fet in diameter, 8 feet
height, with a &iece of flat ground about
rods square, inhte centre, was discover.
about three 'hu dred feet from the river
On making an xcavation.into the mou
the following discoveries were made:
"A skeletori was discovered, with
head placed t0 the centre, lying on
back, the head resting oii a flat stone,I
arms folded a ross the breast, ardd the i
extending to'ards the circumference
the mound ; ge stores of from forty
eighty pound eight were placed on e6
side of the s Teton, ad over these a
the skeleton sere placed flat stones. '1
bones were ii a very decayed state, a
would not preserve thiig form when ,
posed to the ir. Parts of three skelet(
were discover d in ab(ut one eighth of
whole moun, or the section in which t
excavation wyhs made.
"Over on1 of these skeletons was ph
ed 26 arrow heads, one stone knife, and
stone cleaver; also a copper skewer
about 6. o,07 inches in length, about t
size ora pipe's tail, flattened a little at o
end, and slightly twisted. The stone kn
i'ofveiy fine hard stone, clouded green
or 4 inches n breadth, and. about 7
length, with small hole in the midd
The cleaver of about the same dimensio
as the knife, cut off square, and sevel
notches niade on one end; a hole in t
middle. This is of soft slate stone. T1
pipe bowl wat made of coarse sand stoi
about an inchsquare, and rudely orname
ted by rubbing notches on the upper ed
of the bowls. I
All these articles are of the rudest wor
manship. Evn the arrow heads are ti
rudest that cai be found, and seem to ha'
been made w en the skill of making a
row heads w yet in its infancy. Lart
trees were fou d standing on the mound

The followiig letter was addressed L
the President of the United States to
Committee of lhe citizens of New Yor
by whom he vs invited to attend the dil
ner given last leek to Mr. Livingston.,
RIp RAPS, 'onday, 13th July, 1835.
SIR-Your better on behalf of the cit
zens of New Y)rk, inviting me to the pul
lie dinner whidh they offered to Mr. Li
ingston on the 16th instant, having reach
ed Washingtpn during my absence, cou.
not be forwa ded to this place in time fi
an earlier an wer than the present. If
had been praticable for me to visit Ne
York t\is season, there could have been r
occasion on Which it would have bee
more pleasing to do so than that set apa
by its citizfs Tfor manifesting the high sens
they entertain oit' Liviugston's charai
ter and services. That gentleman, in h
late mission' to Irance, having fully satih
fled the expectation of his Governmen
must derive pecdiar gratification fi'om th
reflection that ttI spontaneous sentimei
of his fellow citizens is equally favorable
and is founded in a view of his conduct
which patriotismiand national policy bot
I tender to yca, sir, and to the citizen
of New York, 4y thanks for the honor
they have confered upon me by this invi
nation, and subswibe, myself, very respect
fully, your obedient servant,
C. W. LAWRErCE, Esq., Mayor, &c.

NOTICE TO lARINERs.-Buoys havin
been placed to mark out the channel o
he North Bar of the port of Charleston
S. C. the follong direction must be ob
served in running for the same:-
In standing ii to make the outer Buoy
painted red) ofithe Bar, bring Fort Moul
rie on the SWnd of Sullivan's Island, t
Bear NW by W until you are up with thai
Buoy on the edge of the Bar. The mid.
lie Buoy, (pajied white) bear from the
'uter Buoy, NV by W. In crossing the
air you must'kep the middle Buoy, which
s the second Bioy, on with the SW cor-
er of Fort Mo trie until you are up with
t, then haul up ror the inner Buoy, (paint-
d black) whicl bears W by N halfN from

ig a [For the Courier.]
,r a ,On witnessing the activity, and listen
'm- to the din of bustling life which enli1
in this city, anhd noticingthe shops, stores, a
3t 6 offices whichli present themselves at ev
red corner of the streets, it is interesting to
'. vert to past time, and observe the sp
nd, which Jacksonville occupied a few ye
since. 'While we hear of other sections
the. our country rising in importance-villa
the planted and grown into cities more rapid
the than the farmer's corn or the planter's c
reet ton crop, it is gratifying to observe that
of too are borne up on the-s'welling wave, a
to that, though we do not awake in the rno
ich ing to see new streets of which we kn
ind not the names, our growth, if less rapid,
'he not less certain.u .
nd jt is a pleasing feature in the growth
ex- our countyy, that the farmer and plant
)ns who put their seed in the earth with
the view to one market, see another, as if
he magic, rise up nearer, before they matu
their crop and prepare it for the factor.
ac- is a featurethat begins to light'with smi
l a the countenances of many in this section
of the country..
hp It is estimated that more than two hu
ne dred thousand persons annually emnign
ife to the Western States, a number sufficief
,3 ly large to form an important state. It
in interesting to behold the energies of a He
Ile. clean nation thus expanding. Where t
ns forest, or the cane field, stands to day, t
ral morrow will be'seen the city, instinct wi
he life and business. So accustomed have v
he become rto these important changes thi
ne like the rising, tide, they .seem to come
n- course.
ge In a history of East Florida published
few years since, is the following notice
k- Jacksonville. It will be observed, th
he like every thing American, the d6mest
ve name" has suffered a metamorphosis.
1r- "The Cowford, so called from the nun
ge ber of cattle which crossed that part of ti
." river, whete 'it is more than a mile wid
comes next into notice. The. water
here brackish. in dry seasons; but in w
by seasons it is drinkable. It is twenty-eigl
a miles from the bar, and serves to this da
k, as a ferry for the main, called the "King
n" road," fri'om fort Barrington to St. Augu;
tine, which, with little regulation and er
terprize, can be made serviceable'to th
;i- public. As to soil, although sandy, it
b- here very good." Such is the description
v- of this place a few years since. EGIN.
h- .
Id In January, 1817, Mr. Harry Rockwel
or and Miss Esther Niles were united in th
it bands of matrimony, by the Rev. Mi
w West, of East Hampton. -In October, 1819
o10 business called Mr. R. to Savannah, front
n which place he intended to return in about
rt six'months; but unforeseen circumstance
se prevented his return untilthe 4th'ofthe press
c- ent month-4 ving been absent 16 years, ,
is. months, and 7 days. During his absence
s- Mrs. R. obtained a bill of divorce, and wa
t a second time married. With her second
ie husband she lived until his death, Marcl
nt 12th, 1831, and from that to the present
e, she i'emained a widow. On Saturday, 4th
ct inst. Mr, Rockwell arrived in Chatham
h East Hampton Society, and found her tha
was once his wife, in the same house in
Is which he left her, in 1817; and on Thurs.
)r day afternoon the 9th inst. they were again
i- united in the bands of matrimony, by the
- Rev. Mr. Loper, of Middle Haddam.
[Middletown Sentinel, 0th ult.
SEMINOLE" INDIANS-There can be noI
doubt now, but that the Seminole Indians
g will commence their emigration on the 1st
Sl day of November next._ We have receiv-
Sed letter from our respected fellow citi-
- zen, Col. James Gadsden, in which he
says, that me-nret at the Rip Raps with the
President; and at the same time, with a
, Messenger frqm the Seminole Agency;
With letters onhhe subject of some of the
Difficulties inte losing to the execution of
t the Treaty at Payne's Landing,-and that
all difficulties ad been removed by the
representations nade by him. Col. Gads-
den was the Cormmissioner on the part of
the United Staips, who executed the treaty
at Payne's Landing with the Indians.


Andrew Dunlap, Esq. late District Attor-
ney for the State of Massachusetts, recently,
died av~ralefi, ageff'tilrttnin-n years. He
was an ornament to his profession, and one
of the most eloquent and promising men in
that section; and in the private walks of so-
ciety, universally esteemed and respected,.
Among other articles of foreign news, we
notice the death of Charles Matthews, the
comedian, aged fifty-nine years. His dis-.
ease was ossification of the heart.-
The celebrated member of the British Par-
liament, William Cobbett. died on the 18th
June last, aged 73 years.
The contest in Pennsylvania for Goverior
goes on bravely, and the struggle will'be a
hard one. The candidates are the present
incumbent (Gov. Wol)Q Mhlezburg, and
Joseph Ritner. -
The Steamer Florida, will from this time,
discontinue her regular trips from Savannah
to this place and Picolata, until October next.

ing The Courier.
ace TIVE CoL'NcI.-According to the Act of the
ars last Lu lativ% CGouqil, the Election of
oes Members of that-A.ujlbly will take place
dly onfie a"ond "in Qctober annually.-
;ot- So far' as Duval nty is concerned, the
we people niust judge for themselves. We have
ind nothing to say. Our paper is not political.
rJn But there are great interests, in which all are
i concerned; and we doubt niot, that every
thing will be done to promote Our prosperity
of as a County.
ter, '4 .
ia HEALTH IN WARM V4EATHER.-The prevail-
by ing opinion among certain classes, in rela-
ire tion to health in the Summer season.is, that
It it is necess ry to resort to some celebrated
of place, and drink of, and bathe in its waters.
The nymphs of old tradition and history were
n- woht to do so. The bjiles of the present day
ate love the'waters ol" Saratoga and Ballstown;
nt- and fond parents who hdve the metallic cur-
is rency to, spare, are as fond of a jaunt of pleas-
he ure, as their discreet offspring are of a dis-
o- play. It is true that a change of climate af-
th fects the system; so does change of diet'; so
ye does prosperity or misfortune. But the idea'
at, that a seated and. fixed malady, which, has
already grasped upon the vital functions can
a be immediately cured by drinking water fro
of any spring, is absurd. There is an abundance
at of old legends and, traditions 'in relation to
ic the qualities of water. The- superstitions of
the Aborigines and of, the lingering and
he wasting train of their descendants are yet
e cherished by them, as well as by some edura-
is ted persons. The waters of Lake George,
et the "fairy sheet of water" in the State -f
lit New York, have in their history astonishing
's traces of enthusiasm. The Lake was suippo-
gs sed to be holy-and from its transparency and
n- purity, was believed .to possess efficacy'to
.e cleanse the moral pollution of the soul. The
is Indian, with his bark canoe, as he :glided
n over its beautiful surface, felt that the Great
Spirit lingered on its borders.
1l We, in almost every paper, see accounts of
e throngs and multitudes assembling at water-
r. ing places of great celebrity and fame. This
, fame" is the panacea. The papers an-
t nounce arrived at such a time, Mr. and
SMrs. W. and daughter," the -latter probably
- "in market."-Next we see "the balls at
8 the Ulnited Stater Hotel on such nd s ch
, evenings, were brilliantly thronged, Miss W.
Swas the belle." The party meet-dance and
d waltz-then cqmes a series of ice-creams-
t rich confectiontry- wine-porter-lemonade
h -jellies and fruits,-and when one goes to
, the healing spring the next sunrise after the
t levee, he will hear of the alarming indisposi-
I tion of many, who would have been in good
health, if they had not cast a blight by fash-
j ionable dissipation. So mnch for our idea of
restoring health by travelling a great dis-
tance-tiring out a frail system-merely to
have it said, they are on a trip to Saratoga.'
SWhy should the fact be disguised or conceal-
Sed-that more than half of the summer trav-
* selling invalids merely wish to make a dise-
play of their moneyand clothes. They would
enjoy better health, if they lived temperately
and quietly at home, with a regular diet of
wholesome provisions, than they would in
the sumptuous dining rooms of public places
Sof resort, or the dazzling brilliancy of a splen-
Sdid cotillion room. An invalid wants quiet.
The dress should conform to the complaint,
. and not to the company. "Regular set times
and ceremonies" should be out of the ques-
tion. Exercise, and social intercourse, (as
occasion requires) are worth more than bar-
rels of Congress water, and hundreds of
quadrilles and waltzes.

he middle Bu y, which lies on the inner
dge of the Bar; when up with the inner
Buoy, then steer W by N for the Main
'hip Channel.
-There is a.ridge between the outer atd
middle Buoys that extends across the
channel, with not mote than about seven
bet water upon it at low water, at high
vater from twelve to fourteen feet.
Between the middle and inner Buoys
here is eleven feet water by keeping very
ear the North chain of breakers.
By order of tie Collector.
THOMAS I. JERSEY, Keeper, &c.
custom House, (Charleston) July 13,1835.

We are informed that the U. S. frigate
onstiution, nov riding in our waters, says
e New York (azette, is ordered to sail
r the Mediterinean between this and
e 20th inst. O0 her joining the squad-
n, the Delawate, Com. Patterson, will
turn to the U. states.

ece of flannel 6j sponge to a thread made
st to the top of the bedstead, wet the
onge with camphorated spirits, and the
usquetoes will have the room.





This great work is at length completed.
On the morning oif'the 29th ult. a train of
cars went the wh le distance (forty miles)
in an hour and, frty-five minutes. It is
stated that theire6eipts are about eight
hundred dollars a day for passengers only,
and it is calculated, that they will be great-
ly increased by the transportation of, mer-
chandise, which is shortly to commence.

SIMPLE REmEm'Y.-The following recipe
for the cure of the dysentary is so simple
that there can be no harm done if it don't
cure:-A tah spoonful of vinegar, and a
a teaspoonfullf salt, mixed with a gill of
warm water. If relief be not afforded in
ten or fifteen minutes, a repetition of the
dose has been effectual in every instance
in which it hlfs been tried.

timated that not less than two million pairs
of shoes weiri ade at this place during
the last year--_giting employment to nearly
four thousand persons.

Robert J. Waker, Esq. has been nom-
inated by the Gbvernor of Mississippi, to
the seat vacated by the Hon. Mt. Poindex-


Great excitement exists in" Misissisppi, i
consequence of an apprehended insurrectio,
of the slaves. Many whites, suspected o
aiding and pro voting the troubles, have beer
hung without Judge or jury: .
We extract the following fromthe Alex
andria Gazette:-" e halte further par
ticularsjof' the late doings i' Mississipgi.-
We have been politely favored with,alette:
from a highly respectable gentleman, ndcwin
Mississippi, to his brother in this town, front
whVich we make the following extract:
-" Iliave not roomtno gio e you such an ac
count as I wish. in relatiop to the great ex-
citement in this country, produced by a
threatened insurrection of the negroes.-
Many white persons have, bee :suspected o:
giving encapuragement to it-some taken up,
others pursued-those taken up have invari
ably been hung after a hasty examination by
those who apprehended them; no more cere-
mony than is usually used. upon hanging a
4og for killing shee is exterided "to them-
The ringleader hias.been ixeeated. '-e'fiie
a confession which has been of infinite ser-
vice in detectiAg all. concerned in it, and of
making preparations to meet the meditated
attack. A great number of. negroes' have
been hung, and they are hanging them daily.
'Sofar, no attack has been made by them,
and it is to be hoped that the vigilance of the
whites will deter them fi~ some time at least.
I have witnessed great distress among the
women in the villages, The women and
children are stowed away in the largest house
the place affords every 'night, and the men,
with arms, guard the town. It is amusing to
see the men assorting their wives and chil-
idren every morr.ing. They have had me
upon duty all night without .allowing me to
p a wink. ,

The New York Star, to show the extreme
cold hinhe latitude Vherme the celebrated
Capt. and his party were exploring', re-
marks as follows :-, .o' one occasion dur-
ing Captain Ross' dlention in fithe northern'
regions they fired ,-.bbil of frozen mercury
through an inch pladt ,. and on another they
froze oil of almonds in a shot mould at minus
forty degrees,, and fired it against a target,
'which it split, rebounding unbroken."

Jo Smith, who had been married several
years without having any pledge of his love,
found himself one morning the parent of a
fine boy. He rose early, and went for his
morning ram- anT iulfie wairnnrg`Timsel-
to heighten' his joy, a wag remarked to the
bar-keeper, "Tom, have you heard of the
*misfortune wltch just happened to Jo's
child ?" "No I 'hav'nt." Well, he's, got
a rascal for a father."

Go0OD BUSINESS.-Two negroes living "in
town," meeting one day,.uffee says to Sam-
bo, "where you lib now?" "0, I don't
,know, I hardly lib no place lt all, ILstay in
de town."` "What'd you do now ?" "0,1
de tanner and currier, "not de 'zactly tanner
and currierr neder, but'I lime de skin."-
SWell GCtffee," says Sambo, "what'd you
do?" "'0, I de shoemaker, not 'zactly de
shoemaker noder, I black de shoe' for de
gemnman."' -"

MICHIGAN.-The acting Governor of that
Territory has convened the Legislative Coun-
cil to take into consideration the, existing
difficulties with the state of Ohio.

sioners or plenipotentiaries of Ohio. to Wash-
ington have returned. The President refu-
ses. to appoint commissioners to be associated
with them, but consents to Ohio running the
boundary line on her own authority, and an-
nuls all the prosecutions, &c. undertaken by
Michigan under her act of Feb. 12,1835.







A GREAT +ERATION.---A lotofcotton, com-
prising 6000 bales, changed hands at New
Orleans on the 6th, the amount of the bill of
which was nearly half million of dollars.--
This, it is believed; (says the Bulletin.) is
the largest single transaction ever here re-
corded on the arrivals of cotton operations.


At St: Johns' Bar, on the 18th inst. Mr.
John Leniran, a native of Sweden, but for
many years a. resident in this country, aged
40 years.



ARRIVED--14th.-chr Ariel, Helne, fm
St. Augustine.
16th.-steamer Florida, Hubbard, from St.
Mary's. .',
Brig Iko, Weston, from New York,-pas-
senger Mr. A. Waterman., ,
19th.-steamer Florida, Hubbard, from St.

r Felicity, Stratton, from New York,
v, t. Augustine.
*CLEARED-17th-steamer Florida, Hub-
bard, for St. Mary's. -"


T HE Subscriber has just returned fr
New York, with a .
And respectfully solicits the patronage of
former friends and customers M'
Jacksonville, Aug. 20. .. 4w31

antly situated, and-healthy, on the St.
Johns' river, in Duval county, Florida, four
miles above the growing town of Jackson-
ville, containing 500 acres, of which one half
(250 acres) is good planting land, in a com-
pact body, and under fence., Itjhas a good
Dwelling House, with all the other necessary
buildings required on a Plantation. Those
who wish to purchase, can call on JOSIA-H
GATES, who is on the place and will aid
them in an examination of the premises.-
They will have a view of the present crop,
and from hin, #qr the subscriber at St. Mary's,
Georgia, may obtain the terms of sale.
Jacksonville, Aug. 17. 4w31
------ 4t- OREWAlIl. -
RANAWAY from the subscri-
S er, about two months since,
his two negrg fellows, George
and John. George, a South
'( Carolinian horn, is about 40
years old, of the middle size.,
well built, he stammers so
3'" much that at times it is diffi-
cult'to understand what he says.
John, an African born, is about 28 years
61d,' middle size, stout, fat, and of a very black
complexion. Both jobbing carpenters. Those
two negroes are probably lurking in the
neighborhood ofWhitesville, on Black Creek,
Duval County, E. F., where they have their
wives. George at Mr. S. Y. Garey's and John
at Mr. Brown's.
The above reward will be paid by Mr.
Francis Gue, Merchant in St. Augustine-
thirty dollars 'on the delivery in the jail of
said city of each of said negroes; besides the
reasonable expenses incurred'to bring them
there, or orin th delivery to -the person sent
to receive them at any place where they may
be secured with the proper information giv-
en, to that effect to the said Francis Gue.
St. Augustine, July 1st, 1835. 2w29

Jacksonville, August 3d, 1835.
A LL persons having afAy deeds or other
instruments of writing to be recorded,
will please leave the money for recording the
same also--otherwise the deeds or other in-
struments will not be placed upon record until
the feesis paid.
Persons having papers of any kind already
recorded, will please call and pay for them,
as the work is done. and I want. nv pay
Jacksonville, Aug. 3. 29tf

Attorney and Counsellor at Law.
H AS opened an office in Jacksonville, for
the practice of the LaW, in the several
Courts of Duval and of the adjoining coun-
ties. -
He pledges himself, that all business en-
trusted to, his care, shall receive prompt and
diligent attention.
Jacksonville, July 15, 1835. 29tf


w- HE subscriber having been appointed
. Administrator bn the Estate of ELISHlI
W'ffIDDE.., deceased,-hereby requests all
persons who are indebted to said Estate, to
make immediate payment---and all persons
who have any claims on the Estate, are re-
quested to present them for settlement.
Jacksonville, July 2. 3w27.

111 l- cently>occupied by E. A. Co-
1 z. HEN, Esq. will be rented on fair
terms'. It is a good stand for business, and
possession can be hadimmediately. '
Apply to C. READ, near the premises.
Mandarin, August 3, 1835. 29tf


ALL persons having demands against the
Estate of Mrs. CLE.IL.NTINE G. U-
TIER, dec. will present then properly attest-
ed, and all persons indebted to said Estate,
will make immediate payment to '
Jacksonville, July 25, 1835. 29tf

I WILL hold a Magistrates Court at the
SCourt-house in Jacksonville, on the Sec-
ond Saturday in each month, at10 o'clock, A.
M. In my absence, any business left with
O. M. Dorman Esq. will be pUnctually at-
tended to. S. STREETER,
Justice of the Peace.
June 17. 25


* ,;' HOUSE. '
TAMES H. COOKE, No. 100, Broadway,
,. New York, offers for sale every kind and
quality of Sofas-Sideboards-Secretaries-
Book Cases-Tables of alft descriptions-
Chairs of .every quality-High post and
French Bedsteads of Mahogany and Maple-
Hair and Moss Mattrasses-Feather Beds-
Looking Glasses-Carpets-and a full as-.
sortment of every thing necessary to furnish
a house. "
April 7. 3w15



SEMAINING in the Post Office at Jack
sonville, Duval Count, Lon the 30t]
June 1835-and if not taken out in there
months, they will be sent to te General Pos
Office as Dead Letters.

James Arnow
Magdalean A
Edward S. A
Dr.Egbut S. I
William H, B
W. J. Burritt
John P. Brow
Elijah Blitch
John F. Brow
Samuel Blair
Stephen J. Et
Cornelia C.
J. B. Fisher.
Maria Green]

Robert Jones,
Thomas J. Jo
Elizabeth Jin]
John Kimmej
Bourbon L. L


7 Jame Z. Mattair,
Lrnow, Mar ret Mattair,
ldrich. Arthr McClusky,
Thonas McIntyre,
Barrows, Willim McWhir, 2
urritt, 4 Mr. ,ott.
, N
vn, Wilhm G. Newell,
, Wiliam Norton,
vn, Ale Y. Nicholl.
. ; i \ O 0
R sell Ormand
bank. W '. I1msted, 4
p '
Fitzpat- James hiles,
Geqrg Pindarvis,
Ma 'a lice,
Heiry Pa ett.
leaf, I i
raham. Thomns Ridgley 2
. "-. Bunders,
Lty, $hearmon,
S. treeter,
nes, Apil Saarez.
kins. V
Thymai Vermilya.,

An rew Welch,
othere. Gerge Wakeman.

ON ROUTE N 2471.
Leave St, Marys every Weciesday, at 2 P. M.
Arrive at Pablo every Thtsday, by 7 P. M.
Leave Pablo every Friday,at 6 A.,M.
Arrive at St. Augustine sam day, by 6 P. M.
Leave'St. Augustine every monday at 5 A. M.
Arrive at Pablo same day br 6 P. M.
Leave Pablo every Tuesda3at 5 A. M.
Arrive at St. Marys next dar by 11 A. M.
Leave St Marys every' Satrday, at 2 P. M.
Arrive at Jacksonville nextiay by 6 P. M.
Leave Jacksonville every Anday, at 5 A. M.
Arrive at St. Augustine sam day by 6 P. M.
Leave St. Augustine ever Thursday, at 5
A. M.
Arrive at Jacksonville san day by 6 P. M.
Leave Jacksonville every Fiday, at 5 A., M.
Arrive At St Marys next da by 1 P. M.
Leave Pablo every Friday, 4 5 A. M.
Arrive at. Jacksonville samea.ay by 12 M.
Leave Jacksonvillesame daj, at 1 P. M.'
Arrive at Pablo same day b 7 P. M.
Jacksonville July 31Jt. 1835.

A LL persons are cautioned at'ainst takino-
a Note of hand, drawn in favor of Isaiah
D. Hart, for one, hundred and five dollars,
payable thirty days after date, bearing date
October eighteenth, one thousand eight hun-
dred and thirty-four,anid signed by Elijah R.
Tucker and Thomis Suarez, as I intend
never to pay said Note.
Jacksonville, July 4, 1835, 2w27

W TELL, now MIr. Thommna, we'll try it--
the longest stick nocks down the sim-
mons. I. D. HART.
Jacksonville, Aug. 6, 183&. 29tf

CASH will be paid for One Hundred Or-
ange Sticks, of various sizes, on delive-
ry at this office, immediately. March 5.

B LANKS of all descriptions Printed at
'B) at this Office, at shortinotice.
[E'Also, Job Work in handsome style,
and on reasonable terms. ,
Justice IBlanks-De ds-Bills of La-
ding-Manifests, &c. con tantly for sale at
this office.

W E are authorised o anrnunce the name
of COL. JOHN WI IM EN, as a Can-
didate to represent the Courty of Duval, in
the next Legislative Counci for this Terri-
tory May 21.

Propose him as a Candi te torepresent
the County of Duval, in the iext Legislative
Council. June 4.

T HE friends of S.MUE, EIGLES, by
his consent, announce im as a Candi-
date to represent the County f Duval, in the
next Legislative Council for he Territory of
Florida. August 1.

June 2d, 1835. 23

DY An act passed by the Legislative'Coun-
cil of this Territory, at its last session
and approved by the Governor, Feb. 14th,
1835, the Subscribers were appointed Com-
missioners to open Books atnd receive sub-
scription for the stock of a Bank to be loca-
ted in this Town, to be called THE B dNK
In pursuance of which the Subscribers
hereby give notice, that th4 Books for Sub-
scription for the stock in said Bank, will be
opened in this Towr, at thd Counting-Room
of Messrs. Blanchard & Rider, corner of
Bay and Liberty streets, at 10 o'clock, A. M.
on the fourth day of May next.
Jacksonville, E. F. April 2d, 1835.

$5000 REWARD.
W HEIREAS, the Va Ilt of the Bank of
Darien, in this citW, has been forced.
open and robbed, the aboke reward of FIVE
Tu AIan-.DElH-,w wil! can tE'
conviction of the Robber and recovery of the
amount. The public are hereby cautioned
against receiving any of the Bills of this
Branch, and of tue Mother Bank, in which is
the principal amount lost. Holders of Bills
will please present them without delay-
such as they have, as the old emission will be
called in. The amount missing consists of:-
Bills payable at Principal Bank:
In $100 bills, $15,000
do 50 17,000
do 20 20,000
do 1, 2, 3, 5 and $10 bills, 14,000

Bills payable at Savannah Branch,
mostly 10's and 20's 17,600
payable at Milledgeville, N 1,422
Phoenix bank, N. York,
in $100 bills, 15,000
various 255
Marine and Fire Insurance Bank, 113
Planters' Bank, Savannah, 5,175
State Bank, 1,120
Specie,-Half eagles, 1,000
4 Quarter 5,000
Mexican Dollars, 1,000
Silver Change, 300
A liberal reward for any portion.
Apply to RALPH KING,,
President of the Branch Bank of Darien.
Savannah, June 7, 1835.

T WO Copper Stills, nearly new; one con-
h training two hundred gallons, with a"
heater of the same capacity; the other con-
taining fifty gallons, which will be disposed
of at terms advantageous to the purchaser.
For further particulars inquire of 0. BUD-
xrQox, EsqWhitepsrilel.,o at.lhi pfface,
Jacksonville, May 6. 19tf

ALL persons indebted to the subscribers,
-L? either by note 'or book account, are re-
quested '\to settle the same without 'delay;
and no credit will be given at their store
after the 1st of February. *
Jacksonville, January 24th,, 1835. 5tf

THE subscriber will hold a Justice's Court
at the Office of 0. M. Dorman, Esq. in
Jacksonville, on the last Saturday in each
month. In my absence, any business left
with Mr. Dorman, will be punctually attend-
Justice of'the Peace.
June 3. 23tf

D R. CHARLES H .YT offers his
D professional services to the inhabitants
of Jacksonville and of this section of Florida,
as a Surgeon and Physician.
Jacksonville, Jan. 29, 1835. 5tf

tationary, a large assortment of White;
'rab, and Black Hats, Caps Boots and
hoes-together with a variety, of other ar-
Jacksonville, Jan. 1, 1835.
Wj' N. B.-Cash paid for Cotton, Hides,
orns, Tallow, Deer Skins, Furs, Beeswax,
[oss, Orange Peel, &c.












I B.&R.

IN a small family a good Wench, 'who un-.
derstands cooking. For such an one, the.
highest wages will be given, if application
is made immediately.
Inquire at this office.
July 2. T27tf

July 2. 27tf

T WELVE Dollars a month will be paid,
monthly, for five or six good Field Hands,
and Fifteen Dollars, for Good Ploughmen.
May 14. ,.. Sw /

No. 1, Wall-street, New York.


T HE undersigned Commissioners give no-
tice, that pursuant to the Act entitled
" An Act to amend an Act to incorporate the
ROAD CoMPANY," approved February 15,1835,
that the Books will be again opened at Jack-
sonville, at the store of L D. Hart, Bay-street,
on the 4th day of May; and continue open
until the 1st day of August next, to receive
subscriptions nor stock to carry said Rail Road
into execution.
By the 8th Section of this amendatory Act,'
the subscribers for stock heretofore taken,
have a prior right to subscribe for the same
amount of Stock on the New Books.
Jacksonville, March 31,183.5. 14



fINW, 111111 Im
0 gwwqrmw





B. & R.




R. HENRY HARTLY mnounces him-
self as a Can'Aidate to represent the
County of Duval, in the n xt Legislative
Council for this Territory.
Mandarin, June 20.

TTNDERSTANDI[ G that -eports are in
L circulation, thit ,my atpointment as.
Light-house Keeper iill interfere with my
duties as representative of thk County, ,it
elected, and that I should not (probably) get
thie necessary leave of absence .attend to.
Legislative duties,--I beg to say p my old
friends, for whose past and p esest confi-
dence in me, I entertain the mot profourid
consideration, that if gain ,6leted, I will
serve'themn; and every" thing in',mypwer.
shall be, done for their welfare. ) If forithe
purpose of attending the Legislaitive Coun-
cil leave cannot be obtained from the proper
authority to be absent, (whicl I do not antici-
pate) I will resign my appointment as Lijht-
house Keeper.
Your fellow citizqi,

TS hereby given, that the Books for reeeiv-
1 ing subscp tions tothlie capital stock ofthe
" SO L THERaT LTE-, ZV.-R. ..j ---IJD
TRUST COMPNT,Y" will be opened at the
office of Thomas Douglas, Es'q. in the City
of St. Augustine, on the second day of No-
vember next, at 10 o'clock, A. M. and will
be kept open from time to time by adjourn-
ment, until the whole of the stock shall be
subscribed; not exceeding thirty days.
June 2d, 1835. 23


p HE Public are informed 1hatva line of'
.1 Covered Barouches will run between
Tallahassee and Jacksonville,.to leave this
plaoe every Monday.
l[lForty pounds baggage will be allowed
to each passenger, and for any greater weight,
one cent per pound will be charged for every
ten miles.
[tTFare through, each way, $25.
Jacksonville. Jan. 14. 3tf


T HE Subscriber will run agood Barouche
-t. and good Horses fronim Jacksonville to
St. Augustine, once a Feek ; to leave this
place every Monday morning, and arrive in
St. Augustine on the evening of the same day.
Returning-will le;.ve St. Atgu~dine on
-3V.adope.dqy mo anid arrv
on the evening of the same day
U-Forty pounds baggage Will be allowed
to each.passenger, and'br any greater weight .
one cent per pound will be charged for every
ten miles.
gj'Fare each way $5.
Jacksonville, Feb. tf


n]IHERE will be a regular conveyance for
L1 passengers once a week from St. Mary's
Geo., by Pablo to St. Augustine; toleave St.
Mary's every, Wednesday, at 2 o'clock, P.AM,
and arrive at Pablo next day.
Persons, who wish to avoid a night expo-
sure on the water, will find very comfortable
accommodations at Fernandina,. at Mr. A.
Dias','and can leave- Fernandina the next
morning and arrive at Pablo the same day.- -
They can leave Pablo every Friday morning
at 4 o'clock, an4 arrive at St. Augustinaat 6,
P. M. same day; leave St. Augustine every
Sunday, -and arrive at Pablo same day.
Passengers wishing to visit St. Augustine,
will be accommodated on' reasonable t'rms.
Fare from St. Mary's by Pablo to St. Augus-
tine, $5. From St., Augustine to Pablo $3.
There is also a safe boat which will run
once a week from Pablo to Jacksonville; and
will depart and arrive so as to meet the mail
boat on its return from St. Mary's and the
tage as it arrives from St. Augustine. Fare
rom Pablo to Jacksonville $2. All fare to
bel paid at Pablo. C. TAYLOR.
1',The Mail boat will leave Pablo for St.
.ary's every Tuesday and return on Thurs-
La i h-le. l Io^ every Friday
or .t. ugostine an returns on the succee- .
ing Sunday. 6nm3

-HE Subscribers keep constantly on hand,
and offer for sale, on as good terms as
hcy can be had at any store in Florida, the
allowing articles, viz:
Broadcloths, Cassimeres, Sattinetts, and
Negro Cloths, green, red, and white Elannel,,
leached, brown, check, stripe, and plaid
lomespuns, Calicoes, Cambrics, Muslins,
,ilks, Gloves, Hoisery, &e. &e.
Cooking, parlor, and box Stoves, Brass and
ommon Fire Setts, Lamps, and Candle
ticks, Percussion Caps, Gansp. broad and
arrow Axes, Adzes, Hatchets, Hammers,
Lugers, Shovels, Door-latches, Butts and
crews, &c. &c.
Sofas, and Couches, work, card, toilet and
ining Tables, Washstands, Looking Glas-
es, edsteads, &c. &.
Coffee, Tea, loaf and brown Sugar, Bottle
ider, Champaigne, Claret, Port, and Sherry
ines Spices, Soap, Lamp Oil, Tobacco,
lour, Rice, Corn, Pilot Bread, Beef and
ork, Codfish, Mackerel, Salt;Fish, Potaioes
utter, and Cheese, &o. &c. "
Drugs, Medicins, and Paints.-A variety
f.Crockery and Glass Ware. Books and


Happy is'he who knows a mother's love.
WHAT IS SO PURE? The patriot ex-
pects fame, thoe friend sympathy, and the
lover pleasure. Even religion while she
waters her faith with tears, looks forward
to the best of her labors and her love. But
maternal affection springs from the breast
uninvoked by the wand of hope, unadul-
terated by the, touch of interest. Its ob-
jects are the weak and woeful. It haunts
the cradle of infantile pain, or hovers near
the couch, of the faint and forsaken. Its
sweetest smiles break through the clouds
of misfortune and its gentlest tones arise
and the sighs of suffering and of sorrow.
It is a limpid and lovely flow of feeling
which gushes fronm the fountain head of
purity; and courses the heart through sel-
ish designsand sordid passions immingling
and unsullipd.
WHAT IS 'SO FIRM? Time and misfor-
tune, penury and persecution, hatred and
ififamy, may roll their dark waves succes-
sively over it-and still it smiles unchang-
ed; or the more potent allurements of for-
tune, opulence and p -de, power and splen-
dor, may woo her-aid yet she unmoved!
a mother "loves and loves forever !!-I
WHAT IS So FAITHFUL ? From infancy
to age, "through good report and through
evil report," the dews of maternal affection
are shed upon the soul. When heart strick-
ened and abandoned; when branded by
shame and followed by scorn, her arms
are still open--her breast is still kind.-
Through every trial, that love will follow,
cheers in misfortune, support us in dis-
:ease, smooth the pillow of pain and moisten
the bed of death, '
Happy is he who knows a mother's love.

the smiles of a pretty face, nor the tint of
thy complexion, nor the beauty and sym-
metry of thy 'pereon, nor yet the costly
robes and decorations that compose thy
artificial beauty ; no-nor that enchanting
glance, which thou dartest with such lus-
tre on the man thou deemest worthy of thy
affection. It is thy pleasing deportment-
thy chaste conversation-thy ,sensibility,
anwmre pnurhy ormty t-ughti-rtrypriablei
and open disposition-thy sympathising
with those in adversity-comforting the
afflicted--relieving the distressed-and,
above all, that humility of soul, that un-
feigned and perfect regard of the precepts
of Christianity. These virtues constitute
thy loveliness. Adorned but with those of
nature and simplicity, they will shine like
the refulgent sun, and display to man that
the loveliness of thy person is not to be
found in the tinsel ornaments of the body,
but in the rectitude and serenity of a well
spent life, that soars above the transient
vanities of this world. And when thy
days are ended here upon earth, thy happy
spirit shall be wafted to the regions of
eternal bliss.

rushes like a whirlwind. Talent marches
like a cavalcade of heavy men and heavy
horses. Cleverness skims like a swallow
in a summer evening, with a sharp, shrill
note, and a sudden turning. The man of
genius dwells with men and with nature-
the man of talent in his study-but the
clever fellow dances here, there, and every
where, like a butterfly in a hurricane strik-
ing everything and enjoying nothing, but

too light to be dashed to pieces. The man
of talent will attack thee -thes e clever
man assails the individual, and slanders
private character-but the man of genius
despises both-he heeds none,' he fears
none, he lives in himself, shrouded in the
consciousness of his own strength-he in-
terferes with none, and walks forth an ex-
amale that eagles fly alone"-they are but
sheep that' herd together. It is true that
should poisonous worms cross his path he
may tread it under foot-should a cur snarl
at him, he may chastise it-but he will not,
cannot attack the privacy of another. Clev-
er men write verses, men of talent write
pros, but the man of genius writes poetry.

Snider called upon his master for a pair of
shoes. Now, Pompey had a peculiar sha-
ped foot; it was somewhat of the form of
a mattock, and if he were deprived of his

S._.. 1 e

ON ROUTE ;O. 2471.
Leave St: Marys every Wednesday, at2 P. M.
Arrive at Pablo 'ery Thursday, by 7 P. M.
Leave Pablo eveiy Friday, at 6 A. M.
Arrive at St. AugUstine same day, by 6 P. M.
Leave'St. Augustine every Monday at5A.M.
Arrive at Pablo same day by 6 P. M.
Leave Pablo ever, Tuesday, at 5 A. M.
Arrive at St. Mary- next' day by l1A. M.
Leave St Marys eery S4turday, at 2 P. M.
Arrive at Jacksonville next day by 6 P. M.
Leave Jacksonville every Monday, at 5 A. M.
Arrive at St. Augustine same day by 6 P. M.
Leave St. Augustite every Thursday, at 5
Arrive at Jqcksonville same day by 6 P. M.
Leave Jacksonville every Friday, at 5 A. M.
Arrive 4t St Marys next day by 1 P. M.
Leave Pablo every Friday, at 5 A. M.
A vr;v -I-Jakzonvill a, ae4ayby 1V2 M.
Leave Jacksonville same day, at 1 P. M.
'Arrive at Pablo same day by 7 P. M.'
Jacksonville July 31st. 1835.

.L cently occupied by E. A. Co-
HEN, Esq. will be rented on fair
terms. It is a good stand for business, and
possession can be had immediately.
Apply to C. READ, near the premises.
Mandarin, August 3,1835. 29tf

ALL persons are cautioned against taking
a Note of hand, drawn in favor of Isaiah
D. Hart, for one hundred and five dollars,
payable thirty days after date, bearing date
October eightdenth, one thousand'eight hun-
,dred and thirty-four, and signed by Elijah R.
Tucker and Thomas Suarez, as I intend
never to pay said Note.
Jacksonville, July 4-, 1835. 2w27

W ELL, now Mr. Thomma, we'll try it-,
It V the longest stick nocks down the sim-
mons. s I. D. HART.
Jacksonville, Aug. 6, 1835. 29tf

T HE Subscriber will purchase the above
quantity of Black Moss, if delivered in
Savannah previous to 1st October, in large
or small quantities.

Savannah, June 17.


SW1LL hold a Magistrates Court at the
Court-house in Jacksonville, on the Sec-
ond Saturday in each month, at 10 o'clock, A.
M. In my absence, any business left with
0. M. Dorman Esq. will be punctually at-
tended to. S. STREETER,
Justice of the Peace.
Jmne 17. 25

SIX Weeks after this date, application will,
be made by the subscriber, to the Hon-'
orable the Judge of the County Court of Du-
val County, for letters of administration on
the goods, chattels, rights and credits of
HOR.dTIO&LOW, Junr. deceased, of Nassau
May 23, 1835. 6w22

B LANKS of all descriptions Printed at
at this Office, at short notice.
[D:Also, Job Work in a handsome style,
and on reasonable terms.
** Justice Blanks-Deeds-Bills of La-
ding-Manifests, &c. constantly for sale at
this office.

toes, it might puzzle one at a first glance to
tell which wes the front or back part. The
master after looking at his feet procured
him a stout pair of brogans, with a piece of
sole leather stitched upon the ancle part
for a stiffener. No sooner had the black
tried them on than he told his master that
they pained him. The master, after pass-
ing his hand round them and finding that
their size was ample, replied, why Pomp,
they cannot pinch you, they're plenty
large." Whereupon the pride wounded
negro laid his hand upon his breast, and
looked up into his master's face and said,
"they pain me right in here, massa!"

man who was in the daily habit of passing
a grog-shop at last got into the habit of
every day calling for a dram. This he
done regularly until being in a great hurry
he attempted to pass without his accus-
tomed dose; but on coming to the place
he found the attraction so strong that it
staggered him as it had, often done before.
" What," said he "can't I go by, I'll see,"
and he held 'his hand over his mouth, and
went "ahead"i and shot by. Well done,
good resolution!" said ,he "now let's go
back and take something to drink."

What is the reason, said one Irishman
to another, that you and your wife are al-
ways disagreeing? "Because, (replied
Pat) we are both of one mind-she wants
to be master, and so do I."

THE Subscribr has for sale the following
articles of merchandise.
Superior quality Blankets from $4 50 to
$5 50 per pair. ,
A good qualityNegro cloth 37 1-2 c. pr yd.
Irish Linen froi 50 c to $1.00.
Best plaid Horespuns 7 yds. for $1.00,
3-4 Homespungunbleached 10c per yard,
Superior fancyitripes 18 3-4c.
Silk h'dkfs froi 50c to $1 50,
4-4 unbleached Shirting 13c per yard by
the piece, or6 y'6 for one dollar by retail,
Shirting bleachd from 13c to 25c pr yd,
Fancy dress ail furniture calicoes from
13c to 25c peryar by the'piece,
Sattinetts from S7 1-2c to $125 superfine,
Superfine cloth 4 50 per yard,
White and red flannels from 371-2c to
62 1-2c per yamd,
Bed ticking ran 183-4c to 25c per yard,
Musquito neling, ood quality $1.25 pr ps.
A good assortment of fancy belt ribbands-
shirt buttons--lk-sewing silk-ball and
spool thread-writing paper-superior do.-
ladies white hu e-1horn and wood combs-
silk and cotton uibrellas-and a good as-
sornment of '
[yCThe above aticles are of the best quali-
ty, and will be soll for a small advance, for
cash or produce.
Jacksonville, Jzi. 22. 4tf

JAMES H. COKE, No. 100, Broadway,
New York, o'rs for sale every kind and
quality of Sofas-4Sideboards-Secretaries-
Book Cases-Tiles of all descriptions-
Chairs of ever quality-High post and
French Bedstead of Mahogany and Maple-
Hair and Moss 1attrasses-Feather Beds-
Looking Glasses--Carpets-and a full as-
sortment of everything necessary to furnish
a house.
April 7. 3w15

A GREAT BJRGAIN is'offered, in the
sale of a Nw Sugar Mill, from West
Point Foundry; (ameter of Centre Roller,
two feet two andi half inches, and two outer
ones, one foot ti and one-fourth inches-
with Iron cogs, pints, &c, as also a set of
Kettles from the ,oted Foundry in Scotland,
known by name f the Carran Foundry, war-
ranted and proofas malleable Iron. The ca-
pacity of the graid Kettle is three hundred
gallons, and proportioned, or graduated to
sixty gallons, bqing four to the set; all of
which, with Coolers, Vats, and a Cistern to
contain thirty logsheads of Syri-p, will be
dispose of, if applied for shortly, for at least
twenty-five per cent below cost.
A line directed to E, B. COX, on Sidon
Plantation, Mclntosh County, Georgia, (as
Manager,) will be attended to.
March 12. 4w11

Tallahassee, March 8th, 1835.
B Y an act passed 21st November, 1829, it
is provided that all Bonds executed by
Auctioneers, shall be forwarded by the Judge
of the County Court to the Treasurer of the
'Territory of Florida; and that all Auctioneers
shall quarterly in each year commencing on
the 1st of January,, transmit to the Treasurer
under oath, takenbefore some Judge,, a copy
of all sale effected by him, with the amount
and at what time and place, and for whom
the same was made. Now, all Auctioneers
are required to take notice of said law, and
conform to it, or spits upon their Bonds must
be instituted. Judges of the County Courts
are requested without delay, to forward,
properly certified d approved, the Bonds of
Auctioneers in th ir possession.
Treasurer of he Territory of Florida,

T HE Subscriter has on hand, and offers
for sale, on reasonable terms, the follow-
ing articles, viz'
Broadcloths, Sattinetts, Negro Cloths,
white and yellmv Flannels, bleached and
brown Check, seiped and plaid Homespuns,
Calicoes, Silks, Gloves, Linens, Imported
Ginghams, Cairbrics, Silk Hdk'fs. Bomba-
zettes, Oznaburgs, Burlaps, &c.
Lamps, Candesticks, Guns, Axes, Adzes,
patent Augurs, Door Bolts, Knob Latches,
Butts, Screws, lrass Knobs, Hoes, Sad Irons,
Pad-Till-Chet---Trunlt-Gun Closet-
'Brass port pad-Knob and Mortice Locks,
.Knob Latches, powder Flasks, Pocket Steel-
yards, Bed Keyp and Screws, Chest Hinges,
Cork Screws, Hand and cross cut Saws,
Knives and Forks, Britania-Plated Table
and Tea Spoons Iron Squares, Pocket Com-
passes, Driav.ii g Knives, Braces, Socket
Chisels, &c.
Coffee, Tez, Loaf and Brown Sugars,
Champaigne, Maderia--- Claret Port and
Malaga Wines, Spices, N. E. Rum, Ameri-
can (Qin, Holland Gin, Brandy, Soap, Tabac-
co, Flour, Corn, Rice, Pilot Bread, Butter
Crackers, Beef, Pork, Codfish, Mackerel,
Butter, Jard, Cheese, Figs, Almonds, Rai-
sons, Apples, Hams,, Bologna Sausagcs,
Onions, &c. &c.
o, -ALSO-
Drugs and Medicines, Paints, Crockery
and Glass Ware, Powder and Shot, Shoes,
Boots, and a grett variety of articles to nu-
merous to mention.
N. B.-CASH ,aid for Cotton, Hides, Deer
Skins, Tallow, Turs, Beeswax, Moss, Deer
Horns, &c. H H. H.P.
Jacksonville, an. 15, 1835. 3tf


THE Subscriber offers for sale for cash, or
S prime Negroes, or good acceptances,-
the following tract of fine Live Oak ham-
mock land on St. Pablo Creek, bounded as
follows, viz :-on the West by Pablo Creek,
on the North by Winslow Foster's land, on
the East and South by lands of Cornelius
Taylor, containing two hundred and thirty-
three acres. For particulars apply to
I. D. HART, or
Jacksonville, Jan. 22. 4tf


ALL persons indebted to the subscriber,
either by Note or Book account, are re-
quested to settle the same without delay; and
no credit will be given at my store after the
10th March. HARDY H. PHILIPS.
Jacksonville, March 3. lOtf

CASH will be paid for One Hundred Or-
ange Sticks, of various sizes, on delive-
ry at this office, immediately. March 5.

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lustrated by numerous Engravings.
TFHE success which has attended the pub-
location of the best Magazines from the
English Press, has led to preparations for is-
suing a periodical more particularly adapted
to the wants and taste of the American pub-
lic. While it will be the object of the pro
prietors to make the work strictly what its
title indicates, it will, nevertheless, contain
all articles of interest to its patrons, which
appear in foreign Magazines.
Extensive preparations have been. entered
into, both with Artists and Authors, to fur-
nish, from all parts of the Union, drawings
and illustrations of every subject of interest,
which the publishers confidently believe will
enable them to issue a work honorable to its
title and acceptable to the American People.
The American Magazine is published
monthly-each number containing between
forty and fifty imperial octavo pages, at Two
DOLLARS per annum, payable in advance.
It comprises-Portraits and Biographical
Sketches of distinguished Americans Views
of Public Buildings, Monuments, and im-
proveme~its; Landscape scenery-the bound-
less variety and beauty of which, in this
country, will form an unceasing source of in-
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Birds, Beasts, Fishes, and Insects, together
with every subject connected with the Geo-
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sources of the country, illustrated in a familiar
and popular manner.
Boston Bewick Company. .
No. 47, Court Street.
gy7 Editors of Newspapers throughout the
United States, who will publish the foregoing
Prospectus, and notice the contents of the
Magazine from time to time, shall be entitled
to the first volume.
Any person remitting the Agent, by mail,
post paid, Ten Dollars, shall receive six
copies for one year-and continued as long
as the money is regularly forwarded.
A liberal price will be paid for appropriate
and well written articles, or drawings, illus-
trative of national subjects, possessing in-_
terest. Subscriptions received at this office.
Dec. 25, 1834 1


W ILL run oncee week from Savannah
V to Picolata, touching at Darien, St.
Mary's, Jacksoiinvile and Mandarin.
R. & W. KING,
Agents at Savannah.
Freight payable by shippers. All slave
passengers must be cleared at the Custom-
House. -
Conveyances for St. Augustine, in readi
ness at Picolata. "
July 1, 1835.


T HE above company take this method of
AL' informing the public, that they have
purchased two Steamboats, the MACON
and EXCEL, which boats are to run regu-
larly between Darien and Macon, leaving
Darien once every week with two tow boats.
The steamboats will draw only '26 inches of
water with two good engines in each. The
company have been at great expense to place
this line of steamboats in the Ocmulgee and
Altamaha and rivers,would respectfully solicit
the patronage of the public. This line will
be a great facility for merchants who wish to
ship their goods by the way of Savannah or
Darien, to Hawkinsville and Macon or in
shipping Cotton to Savannah. Arrange-
ments have been made to forward cotton or
goods without detention between Savannah
and Darien.
No exertion or expense will be spared to
give the greatest despatch to goods or cotton
shipped by this line.
Agents for the above boats :
L. BALDWIN & CO. Savannah.
J. GODDARD & Co. Macon.
J. E. & B. DELtNO, Charleston.
Dec. 1834. 1

ces, Statistics, Obituary notices &c. &c. in
addition to the Tales, Legends, Essays, Trav-
elling, Literary, Fugitive and Historical
Sketches, Biography, Poetry, &c. making an
elegzrnt paper for the parlor, anid for the lover-
of polite literature, as contributions will be
secured from some of the most popular Ame-
rican authors.
The work will be printed as well, and con-
tain as much reading matter as any similar
quarto paper now published in: he United
States; and it can safely and truly be called
the cheapest journal of the kind.
TFRMs--Three dollars per annum, as the
paper is firmly established-to be paid in ad-
vance. -'Two dollars for six months, to be
paid in advance.
Boston, 1834. ; 1

Real Estate and fMerchandize Broker, NVo. 26,
cEzhange-street, Boston, Mass.
WX'ILL attend to the selling and buying
S'6of fReal Estate, in every-part of the
United States. People desirous of emigraib
ing fiom one part of the Union to anot! er,
can always receive correct informal
applying at1hisoffice. He will received
for various kinds of Merchandize, deliv '1
at any part of the Union. Communicatians
addressed to him will be prgMptly; attended
to. Jan. 1, 1835.

T HE SUBSCRIBER, having purchased
The,.Southern gricnlturalist from its late
Editor and proprietor, Mr. John D. Legare,
solicits the support of the friends of Agricul-
ture, and( of the interests connected with it,
throughout the Southern States. "He has
published this work for Mr. Legare from its
commencement, in the .year 188,-, and he is
thus practically acquainted with the mode in
which it should be conducted. ^Its publica-
tion will be continued on the same terms and
in the same manner as heretofore with'such
improvements as his experience may sugg-est.
As the subscriber is solicitous to make this
Journal the vehicle for disseminating useful
information, not only with regard to estab-
lished systems of husbandry, but also experi-
mental efforts in Agriculture and Horticul-
ture, he invites free and unrestricted commu-
nication from all persons occupied in these
pursuits. Let no one imagine that solitary
facts Or isolated experiments are too trivial to
be communicated. All systematic knowl-
edge is but the aggregate of humble particu-
lars; and Science, in every department, is
brought to perfection, not through the instru-
mentality of a single extraordinary mind, but
by the contribution of particulars by many
individuals, and generally after the lapse of
many years, he is desirous, therefore, to have
as many facts to record as can be furnished'-
and from the planter, wvhb is systematic in
his experimental labors, an account of his
failures as well a his successful efforts, will
be acceptable. If the last are worthy of being
recorded that they may be imitated, the first
should be noted in order to be shunned.
The subscriber hopes that this appeal to his
fellow citizens of the South, will not be in
vain. It would be 'a reproach to our Planters
to meet the fate of the Southern Review. Of
the last it may be justly said, that it was s-it
fered to fall, when it was not only rearing for
us a well merited fame as a literary people,
'but it was also vindicating the Southern hab-
its from the unjust aspersions which have
been so liberally bestowed upon us out of our
section of country. The "Southern Agri-
culturalist" in some measure supplies the-,
place of the Southern Review, so far as re-r'
gards the circumstances last alluded to. It
serves as a Register not only of methods of
Husbandry, but also of facts relating to
system of Slavery. The subjects of the di-
pline, the treatm .the characters of our
Slaves, are faiikfy sued to its pls, atid
constitute topics a interesting andldortant
as tly which can entgage.ithe r own at-
tention or tlihe attention-etthose abroad, who
feel a legitimate interest in our concerns.
The subscriber beg .leave, in conclusion,
to remark, that if he hdd not undertaken to
continue the publication of this Periodical, it,
most probably, would have been 'either re-
moved from our city, or been suspended.
Whether it will be in his power to continue it,
will depend not only on the Pecuniary but
the Literary Contributions of Southern Plan-
ters. He confidently now leaves this matter
in their hands, feeling a full assurance that.
there is wanting on the part of our Planters,
neither the liberality nor mental energies ne-
cessary to sustain the Southern Agrieulturist.:
A. E. MILLER, Publisher.
Charleston,. C. Dec. 1,1834.
Persons desirous of subscribing can apply-
to W. T. WILLIAMS, Savannah, or at this-
office. 8

'I ARY GAZETTE.-Volume Fourth..
Published every week, by
IS3C C. PRA Y. Jun.
The work will bt published weekly, eah
number containing eight large -quarto pa ges
-equal to sixty duodecimo pages-of miscel-
laneous and original matter, printed on supe-
rior white paper, with perfectly new type. A
handsome title .page and correct index will'
be furnished, and the work at the end of the
year, will form an excellently printed volume
of four hundred and sixteen pages, equal to
three thousand duodecimo pages.
The volume will contain twenty-six pieces
of music for the Piano Forte, &c. equal to
one hundred of common sheet music, which
could not be purchased separately for less
than five dollars; andthe publisher is deter-
mined to procure the'simple rather than the
complex and difficult.
Although the publisher places no depen-
dance whatever, in the support of it, as a lite-
rary paper, from its engravings, yet there will
be presented occasionally., plates from copper
and wood of beautiful workmanship and fin-
ish. Already have appeared a beautifully
engraved portrait of James Fenimore Cooper,
executed on steel, and a chaste vignette title
page, engraved on copper; .
Its.contents will be various and spirited, as-
there will lie a general record of Occurren--